MO HealthNet for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (MHABD) Manual – Table of Contents

0810.015.05 PRIOR QUARTER NON-SPEND DOWN

IM-#8, January 24, 2012

For non-spend down cases prior quarter coverage begins on the first day of the month in which the participant became eligible for assistance.

EXAMPLE:  Mr. Blue applies on April 15th. The prior quarter would be the months January, February, and March. He had cash & securities above the available resource maximum until February 3rd. He became eligible on all factors in February.  MO HealthNet eligibility begins February 1st.